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December 2013

Published on December 20, 2013 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

I experienced my first Greenbuild this year and had no idea what to expect. As the manager of our international marketing and communication efforts, I found it to be an exhilarating experience. A whirlwind of passion, activity and commitment.

At USGBC we often speak about how LEED is global language. A language that allows us to...

Published on December 19, 2013 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in LEED

The thing about Washington, D.C. is that it’s filled with historically significant buildings. From the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial, from the Old Stone House to the Willard Hotel, it seems every building inside the District has stature, either because of its age, its design, or because history was actually made there.


Published on December 18, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in LEED

LEED v4 – a new, sophisticated way of taking projects to the next level. With a built-in suite of tools and resources, LEED v4 was developed with project teams in mind.

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Be one of the first to experience the new look and functionality. Projects that register for LEED v4, including Homes and...

Published on December 13, 2013 Written by Sara Cederberg Posted in LEED

We're investigating the best ways to increase the production and demand of products with publicly disclosed ingredient profiles and demonstrated track records of product improvement to insure our project teams are prepared for LEED v4. Our goal is to make ...